SE7170 : Castle Howard, west elevation

taken 6 years ago, near to Coneysthorpe, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Castle Howard, west elevation
Castle Howard, west elevation
Castle Howard was built between 1699 and 1712 for the 3rd Earl of Carlisle, to a design by Sir John Vanbrugh and has been the home of part of the Howard family for more than 300 years.
On the night of November 9th, 1940, a disastrous fire which started in the southeast wing, spread to the Great Hall, destroying many rooms and the central dome which was eventually rebuilt in 1962.
This view from the West, shows the Boar Garden.
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SE7170, 258 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 11 July, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 16 July, 2013
Geographical Context
Country estates 
Place (from Tags)
Castle Howard 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 7155 7006 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:7.2861N 0:54.4066W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 7145 7003
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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Castle Howard Estate  Stately Home 

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